Wow! Goldilocks is nine already.... In keeping with tradition, here is a list of nine words to describe Goldilocks. I like this exercise, and it is an especially nice reminder of the good times with my most difficult child. Living with a child that is dealing with serious mental illness and developmental issues is very exhausting and often the days seem way too long. However, there are bright parts in almost every day, and it is good to remember Goldilocks' more positive character traits. The following list describes Goldilocks on her emotionally healthy days.